"When people speak to you about a preventive war, you tell them to go and fight it. After my experience, I have come to hate war."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Dwight D. Eisenhower on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Dwight D. Eisenhower on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Dwight D. Eisenhower on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Dwight D. Eisenhower on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Dwight D. Eisenhower on Mark Twain
"Few women, I fear, have had such reason as I have to think the long sad years of youth were worth living for the sake of middle age."
"Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it."
"Motivation is the art of getting people to do what you want them to do because they want to do it."
"The best morale exist when you never hear the word mentioned. When you hear a lot of talk about it, it's usually lousy."
"If the United Nations once admits that international disputes can be settled by using force, then we will have destroyed the foundation of the organization and our best hope of establishing a world order."